Maine Behavioral Healthcare


About Us

By bringing together some of Maine’s most highly respected and well-established behavioral healthcare organizations, Maine Behavioral Healthcare has become a unified organization committed to providing the highest quality of care to our clients and patients. Our goal is to become Maine’s first choice for integrated behavioral healthcare and a regional and national model for the future.


  • Community Health Education – Mental health professionals from Maine Behavioral Healthcare facilitate free and low-cost health education programs for the public on topics ranging from stress management, to living with bipolar disorder, to substance abuse prevention.
  • Health Professions Education – Spring Harbor Hospital, a division of Maine Behavioral Healthcare, is a teaching hospital, offering residency training and educational experiences for medical, nursing, social work and other health profession students.

Our People

Maine Behavioral Healthcare is an innovative leader in mental health services in Maine, and our talented people are the reason why. We attract employees who strive to be their best, to work together, to achieve goals, to embrace change and to continuously learn and improve their skills.

With our partners, we are home to more than 1,200 talented people in a wide variety of professions. These include psychiatrists, nurses, social workers, case workers, and occupational/physical therapists, as well as clerical and administrative staff, information technology professionals and executives.

Why Work Here

As an organization, Maine Behavioral Healthcare values creativity and collaboration, and we recognize the importance of providing our employees with opportunities for both personal and professional growth. We are driven to create a model system of leadership, clinical excellence, innovation and expertise – and job satisfaction is crucial to the success of our mission.

With a service area covering the Greater Portland area and a large part of southern Maine, a career with Maine Behavioral Healthcare gives you the opportunity to live, work and play in one of the most beautiful areas of the country. Southern Maine offers natural beauty, four-season recreational opportunities and a wealth of historic and cultural attractions. Wherever you settle, you will have easy access to Maine's picturesque coast and sandy beaches, and its countless mountains, lakes and rivers. Portland itself was recently named the most livable city in America by Forbes Magazine.